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We were sad at Nottingham CVS to learn of the recent death of our former Chair Elswyth (Bobbie) Balen, who passed away on 26 November aged 91.
The Nottingham CVS Volunteer Centre will be open as usual until Friday 20 December - the only exception being Thursday 19 December, when we will be closed from 1pm.
In Kind Notts are looking for people who can help them with this year's Nottingham 'Basket Brigade' project - which is all about collecting gifts to be put into hampers, which are then delivered to families who need them in the run-up to Christmas.
TravelRight, who organises guided walks to help people in their community to get together and have fun exploring the local area, are looking for volunteers who can to help out in their three offices in Bulwell, Arnold and Beeston.
Beat, an organisation that supports adults and young people in the UK with eating disorders, are looking for Volunteer Group Facilitators who can provide a non-judgemental and stigma-free environment once a month for people who binge eat, compulsively overeat or who are overweight.
HOST UK, a charity who promotes international friendship and understanding by arranging for international students studying in the UK to spend time during Christmas in a British home, are looking for Volunteer Hosts for the forthcoming festive period.
Belong Nottingham, who promote the use of social and economic integration of African migrants within the UK society, are looking for volunteers who can help them develop digital information and an informative website.
Sporting HEARTS, a Nottingham-based charity that helps young people from disadvantaged communities to aspire and succeed through sport, has announced details of a fundraising golf day for 2014.
One Nottingham have published the December edition of their regular bulletin.
Closing date: 20 December.
Nottingham City Council have published their latest monthly 'Policy Digest' document.
Places are still available on a series of training sessions taking place at Nottingham CVS in December, which are aimed at people who are interested in finding out more about how to run a social enterprise.
Nottingham CVS are leading a response to a government consultation on people who have had their Job Seekers Allowance sanctioned.
Nottingham CVS has set up a new mailing list targeted specifically at trustees - which we intend to use to send out newsletters containing useful information for trustees.
Nottingham CVS is currently carrying out a piece of work for Nottingham CityCare Partnership - and as part of this, we want to make contact with any city community or voluntary group delivering services or providing activities for infants and toddlers aged 0-3 or their families.